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Is It A Myth Or A Fact? The Truth About Covid 19

Test Your Knowledge Of The Virus And Fight The Misinformation Around It! Is It A Myth Or A Fact?  The Truth About Covid 19 *Are hand dryers effective in killing the new coronavirus? Hand dryers are not effective in killing the coronavirus. To protect yourself against the new coronavirus, you should frequently clean your hands with an alcohol-based hand rub or wash them with soap and water. Once your hands are cleaned, you should dry them thoroughly by using paper towels or a warm air dryer. * Can an ultraviolet disinfection lamp kill the new coronavirus? UV lamps should not be used to sterilize hands or other areas of skin as UV radiation can cause skin irritation. * Can thermal scanners detect people who are infected with the new coronavirus but show no symptoms yet? Thermal scanners are effective in detecting people who have developed a fever (i.e. have a higher than normal body temperature) because of infection with the new coronavirus. However, they CANNOT detect people who are inf